Case Studies

Using the Vantage Atlas MR system, Dr. Albert diagnosed a large heart attack affecting the lateral wall, but live (viable) territory in the area which caused concern for ischemia.

May 15, 2009
To improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients with cardiovascular disease, Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare...

A Centricity INW server connects all the EP and hemodynamic acquisition stations and provides the remote connectivity for the nurse stations.

March 09, 2009
The Cardiac Rhythm Center at John Muir Health in the San Francisco Bay area of California performs electrophysiology...

Washington Hospital near Pittsburgh, PA upgrade its critical information systems, as well as cath lab equipment in its Heart and Vascular Center with help from Toshiba and McKesson.

March 09, 2009
The Washington Hospital, an acute care facility serving primarily an elderly patient population, performs...

Baptist Cardiac and Vascular Institute integrated surgical and interventional procedures using a new hybrid cath lab/OR installation using imaging equipment from Philips and surgical OR equipment from Skytron.

February 11, 2009
For more than a decade, Dr. Barry T. Katzen, medical director of Baptist Cardiac and Vascular Institute (BCVI) in...
October 02, 2008
This case is a routine coronary CTA with the focus on the coronary arteries. The patient was a middle-aged male with...
May 13, 2008
The Vivid 7 Dimension is an extraordinary cardiovascular ultrasound system built on a robust platform that empowers...
March 11, 2008
The success or failure of coronary intervention starts with a winning combination of guiding catheter and coronary...

Toshiba's Infinix DP-i (dual plane) offers both cardiac and vascular flat panel detectors in one room for improved workflow, a key concern in selecting equipment for Borgess Medical Center.

March 11, 2008
Situation Borgess Medical Center was challenged with creating a new Heart Institute that would include a state-of-the...

Patrick Hall, M.D., interventional cardiologist.

February 04, 2008
Advanced Integrated IVUS Technology Often referred to as “South Carolina’s Heart Hospital,” Providence Heart...

Sharon Womack, cath lab supervisor, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Birmingham, AL

November 13, 2007
Innova Promise is GE Healthcare’s commitment to proactively monitoring every connected Innova X-ray system in warranty...

ECM East Diagnostic and Rehabilitation Center

November 13, 2007
Located in Florence, AL, Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital is owned and operated by the not-for-profit healthcare system...

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is a leader in Philadelphia for cardiac care.

September 25, 2007
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, a University of Pennsylvania Health System hospital, is rated one of the top 100...

Top panel: ECG (green) Middle panel: FiberOptix Sensor arterial pressure (blue) fluid-filled arterial pressure (red) Bottom panel: balloon pressure waveform (blue)

July 15, 2007
Maintaining a continuous, accurate arterial pressure (AP) signal in the presence of electrosurgical interference is...

Dayton Heart Hospital, Dayton, OH

July 15, 2007
Dayton Heart Hospital (DHH) is a 47-bed facility located in Dayton, OH, that provides a full array of cardiovascular...

Quinton's Q-Stress for high-performance, hospital-grade stress testing.

July 15, 2007
The three hospitals of the Valley Health system in northwestern Virginia have improved the quality and efficiency of...

LSU Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in Shreveport.

December 04, 2006
One of the major dilemmas faced by clinicians in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is the determination of volume status...

Students receive hands-on training with small classroom sizes at CVCTA Education.

November 16, 2006
Training physicians, especially cardiac specialists, has taken on an increasingly critical role. With more...

Michael Burns, chief CRNA at Phelps County Regional Medical Center, Rolla, MO, primarily uses the FloTrac sensor technology from Edwards Lifesciences LLC (Irvine, CA) for cardiac patients having noncardiac surgery. Some cases dictate the need for more adv

October 05, 2006
Our anesthesia department was searching for a more accurate means of assessing volume status and predicting the...

In just three easy steps physicians can perform onsite chemistry analysis with the Piccolo Xpress Chemistry Analyzer.

October 03, 2006
The genesis of the Abaxis Piccolo technology began with NASA, where scientists sought to develop and manufacture a...

The Benephit CV Infusion System features two identical branches to allow the infusion of therapeutic agents into both renal arteries simultaneously.

August 29, 2006
Targeted Renal Therapy (TRT) with the Benephit CV Infusion System from FlowMedica Inc. is an alternative to systemic...